Law Resources

Guide to Law Online
This is an annotated guide to sources of information on government and law prepared by the Law Library of Congress Public Services Division. It includes selected links to useful and reliable sites for legal information.

Subject: Law

Nolo's Legal Dictionary 
Nolo's Legal Glossary offers definitions for more than one thousand legal terms in plain English. The site is updated regularly with new words added each month. Terms can be accessed by topic, keyword search, or alphabetical browsing. It also contains articles explaining the definitions in more detail.

Subject: Law

Nolo's Legal Encyclopedia 
Legal publisher offers this site which features articles explaining legal issues to lay persons and an online legal encyclopedia covering all aspects of law, including business and financial issues, estate planning, intellectual property, consumer issues, family law, and immigration.

Subject: Law--United States

Privacy International 
Based in London, with an office in Washington DC, Privacy International conducts research on privacy issues worldwide. At this site, visitors can read current news and information on foreign and domestic privacy issues.

Subject: Law